John R. Flanagan

Date of Death: October 12, 2019
Doyle B. Shaffer, Inc Funeral Home
45-09 Little Neck Parkway
Little Neck, NY 11362
Friday 10/18, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Doyle B. Shaffer, Inc Funeral Home
45-09 Little Neck Parkway
Little Neck, NY 11362
Friday 10/18, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
10 West Stevens Avenue
Hawthorne, NY 10532
Saturday 10/19, 11:30 am
St. Anastasia Church
45-14 245 Street
Douglaston, NY 11362
Saturday 10/19, 9:45 am

John Richard “Jack” Flanagan passed away on October 12, 2019. Beloved companion, brother, brother in law, uncle, godfather and figurative “big brother”, loyal friend and confidant to many. Jack formed and played guitar in seminal New York City hardcore group, the Mob. He graduated from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts in 1985.Continue Reading

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Sandy Unger left a message on October 18, 2019:
Jack I will miss you. You were a great friend to me and Tuff Tails these last 10 years and I will never forget you or your beloved Caeser. Thank you for your kindness, thank you for caring and for your support. You are with your boy now and all of us down here will miss you both. xoxo Sandy and Tuff Tails
Chris Koskinas left a message on October 18, 2019:
My deepest condolences to the Flanagan Family. Jack was larger than life. I first met him in 1992 with Jimmy and Murphy's Law. he was the BOSS, the Man, El Hefe , before any of us could even begin to figure out the business Jack was already a master of it. He looked out for the talent and let a few people in the circle. I was fortunate to be let in. As shows would come and go Jack was always there running his business and saving Jimmy from peril at any given moment which was hand in hand. As time passed he was at the helm of Clutch a newer band from MD. He knew that they too were special and with his vision and their talent they still cannot be topped. He also took it upon himself to manage The Mighty GWAR. What else can be said about that. Nothing. He tuned into their greatness and played them all over the world, and the GREAT GREAT Ronnie Spector The Queen of the spun sugar beehive. What a beautiful combination they made. Jack made his mark all over the world with his larger than life personality and smile. Jack, when it comes time for me to go to the big show upstairs please put me on the list brother. I will miss you my friend
Theresa Chiacchiaro left a message on October 14, 2019:
RIP jackie you will be missed.
Doyle B. Shaffer Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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